February 05, 2023 20:17 (IST)
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Russia to conduct first space launch in 2023 on Feb 5: Space Center

Moscow/UNI: Russia's first space launch in 2023 will take place on Feb 5, when a Proton-M rocket will carry the fourth Elektro–L meteorological satellite into orbit, the Yuzhny Space Center of the Baikonur cosmodrome said.

Soyuz MS-23 spacecraft to be sent to International Space Station

Moscow: The Soyuz MS-23 rescue spacecraft will be sent to the International Space Station (ISS) via unmanned mode on February 20, the Soyuz MS-22 with a damaged cooling system will return to Earth without a crew, Russian state space agency Roscosmos said on Wednesday.

Researchers in six categories awarded Infosys Prize 2022

Bengaluru: The Infosys Science Foundation (ISF) on Saturday awarded the winners of the Infosys Prize 2022 for their significant contributions to research at a presentation ceremony in Bengaluru.

IIT Guwahati researchers report an efficient multifunctional enzyme that can breakdown woody biomass for conversion to bioethanol fuel

Guwahati: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati researchers have studied the efficacy of a specific bacterial endoglucanase enzyme, RfGH5_4 from Ruminococcus flavefaciens in breaking down woody biomatter into simple sugar that can be fermented efficiently to produce bioethanol – a promising renewable fuel that can replace petroleum-based fuel systems.

NASA's Orion spacecraft returns to Earth after moon missions

Los Angeles/UNI: NASA's Orion spacecraft returned to Earth after making an uncrewed mission around the moon.

Construction to begin on world's biggest telescope

London/UNI: One of the grand scientific projects of the 21st century began its construction phase on Monday.

PSLV-C54 multi-orbital mission success, launches EOS-06, 8 nano satellites in orbit

Sriharikota:  India's workhorse launch vehicle PSLV-C54 on Saturday successfully launched the 1,117 kg Earth Observation Satellite-06 EOS-06 and eight nano satellites in different Orbits.

India's first private rocket Vikram-S lifts off from SHAR Range

Sriharikota: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday heralded a new milestone when it  successfully launched the country's first private rocket Vikram-S, named Prarambh from this spaceport.

Skyroot Aerospace Vikram-S Mission: India's first privately made rocket ready for launch on Friday

Sriharikota: All eyes are on the space launch of India's first privately made rocket by Telangana-based startup Skyroot Aerospace.

Calcutta's Suman Chakraborty bags Infosys award for elucidating interaction of fluid mechanics

Kolkata/IBNS: Calcutta's Suman Chakraborty, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Dean of R&D at IIT, Kharagpur, won the Infosys Prize 2022 in the field of Engineering and Computer Science for elucidating the interaction of fluid mechanics, interfacial phenomena, and electromechanics at both micro and nanoscale.

Gaganyaan: Test flights for India's maiden unmanned space flights to start from Feb

New Delhi: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will start the test flights for India's maiden human space flight mission -- Gaganyaan -- from February next year, said R Umamaheshwaran, Director of ISRO's Human Space Flight Centre on Thursday, according to media reports.

Partial Solar Eclipse begins in India

Hyderabad: The first visible partial solar eclipse in 2022 and also the last in this year, began in India on Tuesday.

ISRO lifts off India's heaviest rocket with 36 satellites on board

New Delhi/IBNS: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Sunday launched 36 satellites using its heaviest rocket just after midnight, at 12.07 am.

ISRO to launch 36 broadband satellites today: Countdown begins for LVM3-M2/One Web India-1 mission

Sriharikota: The 24 hour countdown for the tomorrow's morning launch of 36 satellites of the UK-based One Web using the heaviest rocket Launcher GSLV-MkIII--rechristened as LVM3-M2--from the spaceport of Sriharikota, SHAR Range, commenced today morning.